Apple Inc. stock outperforms market on strong trading day – MarketWatch
Shares of Apple Inc. AAPL, +0.07% inched 0.07% higher to $121.19 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index COMP, -0.80% falling 0.80% to 11,768.73 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.57% falling 0.58% to 28,514.00. Apple Inc. closed $16.79 short of its 52-week high ($137.98), which the company achieved on September 2nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Microsoft Corp. MSFT, -0.89% fell 0.90% to $220.86, Alphabet Inc. Cl A GOOGL, -0.23% fell 0.23% to $1,563.44, and International Business Machines Corp. IBM, +0.67% rose 0.67% to $125.94. Trading volume (150.1 M) remained 25.7 million below its 50-day average volume of 175.8 M.